RENAISSANCE SCHOLARS PROGRAM

California State University , Fresno 's Renaissance Scholars Program (RSP) is a comprehensive program in the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) that serves current and former foster youth pursuing their undergraduate degrees. The program creates a strong network of support by partnering with various campus departments and community agencies to provide a wide range of services to help meet students' academic, personal, social, emotional, financial, and professional needs.

 

OUR MISSION

The Renaissance Scholars Program supports ambitious, college-bound individuals, formally in foster care. The program is committed to providing a system of support and experiences that will empower students to grow into self-sufficient adults and future leaders in the community.

 

PROGRAM SERVICES

  • A DEDICATED STAFF
  • YEAR-ROUND HOUSING
  • ADMISSIONS ASSISTANCE
  • UNIVERSITY ORIENTATION
  • FINANCIAL AID ASSISTANCE
  • ACADEMIC ADVISING AND MONITORING
  • CAREER COUNSELING AND ASSISTANCE
  • INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP COUNSELING
  • SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
  • MENTORING OPPORTUNITIES
  • LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
  • SCHOLARSHIP & GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
  • STUDENT ADVOCACY